Unforgettable Sites in the Riviera Maya
The first thing that pops up in mind when you think of the Riviera Maya is the famous historic archaeological sites. Learn more about ancient civilizations of Mexico by visiting the thousand year old cities of the Mayans. Its capital is Chichen Itza, a great intellectual discovery since this is where Mayan astronomers plotted most of their calendars in their observatory and its also where the grand pyramid and Castillo are found. Tulum which is the only walled city of the Mayan empire as well as the only Mayan city built near the ocean is worth visiting too. For more adventures, there are still so many interesting sighs in Riviera Maya. Xel-Ha is a good place to conquer when youre a nature lover as it has many coves, lagoons and caves in its premises while Xcaret is a Mayan themed ecological park with lots of fun activities prepared for its visitors. If youre looking to delve more into Mayan culture, then dont forget to include the Mayan Temple in Isla Mujeres in the itinerary, as well as Isla Contoy which has beautiful beaches and water activities for the tourist. Mexico vacations are definitely a learning experience when you include the Riviera Maya.
Acapulco Sights and Wonders
Acapulco, one of the most famous party place choices for your Mexico vacation, beckons to vacationers with its delightful mix of 12 miles of sunny sandy beaches and pulsating nightlife. Those seeking some breathtaking adventure can try jumping off 130 feet into the surf at the La Quebrada Cliff Divers that is Acapulcos most popular attraction since the 1930s. Children and adults will surely love the abundance of aquatic life exhibits at the Magico Mundo Marino, a waterpark with swimming pools and aquariums, plus a boat trip and snorkeling to Isla La Roqueta aboard a glass bottom boat. Bring the kids to the Parque Papagayo and let them try out the replica of a Spanish galleon and the space shuttle Columbia, roller skating rink, bumper boats and go-carts that will surely bring so much fun and excitement. The Zocalo, located opposite the fishing harbor is the town center of Old Acapulco where you can relax under the shade of giant rubber and mango trees. Acapulco just has so many things to offer to visitors that have included this city in their Mexico vacation itinerary.
Puerto Vallarta Escapades
Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico with a wide array of attractions from sandy beaches to the natural tropical forests. Puerto Vallarta vacations give guests the chance to tour the jungles and see exotic wildlife or watch dolphins and whales frolicking right beside the 98-foot Bloodhound sailboat in Banderas Bay or better yet take a cruise that allows you to view its beautiful beaches and rich sea life. Go scuba diving, snorkeling or kayaking for that ultimate water enjoyment. Tour Puerto Vallarta by bus or simply walking and go to the Cathedral of our Lady of Guadalupe, the popular watersports place Playa de Oro, the fun underwater park Los Arcos, the unique silent seaside village of Boca de Tomatlan, the Los Arcos underwater park and the famous scenic boardwalk Malecon. A Mexico vacation is always more exciting if you take a trip to Puerto Vallarta.
The Greens of Baja
Besides the tempting tropical waters and fine sand beaches of the Baja Peninsula, golfers of all levels will really be excited to play golf at some of the worlds best golf courses located in the area. The championship golf courses in Baja, designed by some of the worlds best golf designers, have expansive landscapes that are a combination of a beautiful oceanfront and a desert terrain. Right into the Mexican border is the 62-year old Tijuana Country Club and a few minutes drive away is the gem of golf courses called Real del Mar. There are newly developed greens like the Baja Country Club which has a big 12-acre water trap lake and a unique golf course built on a sandbar called the Paraiso del Mar in Magote. Jack Nicklaus designed three golf courses in Los Cabos called the one and only Palmilla, the Puerto los Cabos and Club Campestre. Other famous golf courses in Los Cabos are the Cabo San Lucas Country Club and Cabo Real Country Club. With several ongoing golf course constructions under way, Mexico vacations will surely be on the top list of golfers.
Always include the amenities and tours in your Mexico Vacations. Get a taste of Mexico’s best during your very cheap flights.